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2014-01-20 Print

Yankee Stadium selects Evac+Chair for Emergency Evacuation Needs

EVAC+CHAIR® North America, LLC, maker of the original and lightest, Stair Chair on the market today, announced the sale of the Evacuation Chairs to the world famous Yankee Stadium of the New York Yankees.


Evac+Chair® of North America, announced the sale of Stair Chairs to Yankee Stadium, home of the New York Yankees, for use at all venue events being held at the most famous stadium in the world. The Emergency Rescue Chairs can be used in any building that requires a safe and urgent evacuation need for anyone who is incapacitated, or becomes incapacitated and cannot evacuate independently.

Evac+Chair® allows incapacitated person(s) to be placed into the Stair Chair and evacuated down the stairs in a safe, efficient and rapid manner. Evac+Chair® of North America Evacuation Chairs greatly enhance safety in all evacuation situations for example, someone who is sick, injured, temporary or permanently disabled.

Evac+Chair® offers immediate evacuation options in emergency situations where seconds count. They are especially important in large sporting venues, such as Yankee Stadium, where first responders will have a difficult time locating and reaching incapacitated individuals. As Evac+Chair® of North America, LLC is the maker of the lightest chair on the market and is designed for simple one person operation, there is less need to find an assistant with sufficient strength to operate the Staircase Chairs. In addition, Evac+Chair® Emergency Evacuation Stair Chairs are so intuitive to operate, that minimal training is required.

"We are very excited to be working with Yankee Stadium," said Richard Perl, Vice President of business development for Evac+Chair® of North America. "It is an amazing venue in time and history. Our hope is that there will never be a need for our Rescue Chairs, however if an unfortunate emergency does arise, we are proud that they are using the best Evacuation Stair Chair on the market.

About Evac+Chair® of North America, LLC.
Developed in New York City in 1982, Evac+Chair® is the global industry standard for lightweight, portable evacuation chairs. Today the company sells internationally to hotels, hospitals, office buildings, schools, assisted living facilities as well as residential and commercial high-rise buildings. Our Staircase Chairs can be utilized in any multi-story building where any tenant or occupant who needs help for any reason can get down the stairs in a safe manner.

The design of our Stair Chair possesses a narrow profile which allows first responders and other building occupants to ascend or descend staircases during an emergency without interference. It's unique design allows first responders to assist anyone with mobility impairments with relative ease. A video demonstration of our Stair Chairs is available for viewing at:

Contact Rich Perl of Evac+Chair® North America, LLC
Telephone:(516) 502-4240

Contact Info
Evac+Chair of North America
3000 Marcus Ave
Suite #3E6
Lake Success, NY

Phone: 516-502-4240